University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Archive-It Partner Since: Sep, 2007
Organization Type: Colleges & Universities
The Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill represents a fruitful hybrid between traditional area studies approaches and cross-regional Islamic studies. The main mission of the center is to promote understanding of the Middle East through teaching, research, and community outreach and to explore and promote cross-regional approaches to Middle Eastern studies. The center provides access to unique historical and contemporary resources in the areas of Islam and Sufism, Middle Eastern History, Middle Eastern Languages and architecture.